Blake Morrison Carbondale, IL Obituary
With profound sadness, Quatro’s Deep Pan Pizza announced the untimely passing of its cherished owner, Blake Alexander Morrison, on Thursday. “It’s a devastating loss that has left us grappling with an unbearable void,” said the team at Quatro’s.
Under Blake’s leadership, the restaurant became more than a culinary destination; it was a community staple. “As we mourn Blake’s absence, know that he leaves behind a devoted team of family and friends who are committed to honoring his legacy by continuing to serve the Carbondale community,” the restaurant shared. “While we gather our thoughts and navigate this emotional terrain, we respectfully request your understanding and patience.”
The circumstances surrounding Blake’s death are still shrouded in mystery. According to William Lo, Director of the Carbondale Chamber of Commerce, Blake passed away during a cruise to the Bahamas. An ongoing investigation aims to provide answers during this difficult time.
Blake had assumed ownership of Quatro’s at the tail end of 2022, taking the reins from the previous proprietors who decided to step back. His impact in such a short time was nothing short of transformative.
A poignant social media post from his father, Bryce Morrison, captures the gravity of this loss: “The photo attached was captured moments before the last embrace I shared with my son, Blake Alexander Morrison. I’m grateful for that final, joyful evening we spent together. To those who are reaching out, your messages are comforting, even if my responses are delayed. Thank you for your understanding.”
As we all grapple with the gravity of Blake’s passing, we invite you to extend your condolences and prayers to his loved ones. Your support can offer a glimmer of comfort during this painful chapter.
Who is Blake Morrison?
Blake Alexander Morrison was the owner of Quatro’s Deep Pan Pizza in Carbondale, Illinois. Under his leadership, the restaurant became not just a place to eat but a community gathering spot. He took over the business at the end of 2022 and made a significant impact in a very short time. Sadly, Blake passed away unexpectedly while on a cruise to the Bahamas.
The circumstances surrounding his death are currently under investigation. His loss has been deeply felt by his family, friends, and the community at large. His father, Bryce Morrison, shared a touching tribute to him, highlighting the depth of the loss. The team at Quatro’s is committed to continuing Blake’s legacy, as they navigate through this difficult period of loss and adjustment.